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by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:55 am
Forum: Misc earthmoving equipment
Topic: The way we were
Replies: 411
Views: 55887

Re: The way we were

I've just read this thread from end to end and I have to say it's been one of the most entertaining reads for a long time. It would make a book in its own right. I cut my teeth on the old IH Drotts and still have a soft spot for them even though I haven't seen one working for over 30 years.. My unc...
by Jeremy Rowland
Thu Aug 16, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: What's my dumper
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: What's my dumper

Thanks guys, guessed it was a liner but not able to find which particular model. They seem to be fairly rare as they done come up much on ebay or other auction sites. Is there any one out there that has a similar machine to exchange experiences There is a good chance that other CMN members may own ...
by Jeremy Rowland
Tue Aug 14, 2018 10:53 am
Forum: Dumpers
Topic: What's my dumper
Replies: 5
Views: 365

Re: Whars my dumper

Hi Robin and welcome :wave: somebody on here will be able to identify your dumper for you. :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Mon Aug 13, 2018 7:45 am
Forum: Heavy Haulage
Topic: Classic pictures Updated 12/08/2018
Replies: 2932
Views: 238419

Re: Classic pictures Updated 12/08/2018

essexpete wrote:Is that a big Hymac with the Leyland recovery?



No looks like a Cat 215 or 225 to me? :thumbup:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sun Aug 12, 2018 8:13 pm
Forum: Loaders/Backhoes
Topic: Another project to play with
Replies: 4
Views: 262

Re: Another project to play with

Nice one David :thumbup: you have yourself a tidy machine there not much to do there to get her mint. :claphands:

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Sat Aug 11, 2018 7:26 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain TX50P?
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Poclain TX50P?

Hi, Looks to me like a rubber tyred version of the TCS. :think: It was certainly produced in the same era, similar weight and same engine :?: :?: Fred Yes Fred it was all part of the TY/TC/TP/TX range the most successful being the TY45 all models in this range totalled 29,022 built with the TY45 be...
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:45 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain TX50P?
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Poclain TX50P?

At this moment in time the only Poclain TX pictures I can put my hand on are these; I may have some other info on it but will have to look it out. :thumbup: Just browsed through one of my books the TX was powered by a Deutz F3L912 engine, the machine weighs 11 tonnes, production commenced in 1971. J...
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Aug 10, 2018 11:34 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain 75 CKB
Replies: 36
Views: 7132

Re: Poclain 75 CKB

Hi Jeremy, I to must congratulate you on your tenacity. :bow: It seems that this old Poclain is fighting you every step of the way. :doh: Your lucky the injector came out OK though, I've got a slide hammer in my kit somewhere that I had to make for that job. It's many years since I worked on Deutz ...
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:04 pm
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain TX50P?
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Poclain TX50P?

Holger wrote:He is looking for all info he can get about the machine. Maybe a brochure to start with, or specs.



I may have a brochure for the TX I will look later and see.

Jeremy
by Jeremy Rowland
Fri Aug 10, 2018 10:52 am
Forum: Excavators
Topic: Poclain TX50P?
Replies: 8
Views: 791

Re: Poclain TX50P?

Holger Poclain did make a TX model from what I can recall it was a wheeled machine similar to the TYS in looks (from memory) what info is he looking for?

Jeremy

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